Nobody likes Obamacare

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Stefan Herlitz urges politicians on both sides of the aisle to put aside their rigid beliefs in order to fix the U.S. healthcare debacle.

States reject federalism in attempt to nullify ACA

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With 36 states opting not to run marketplaces and 25 not expanding Medicaid, the mishaps of the ACA fall on state attempts to nullify federal law, not the law itself.

Breaking down the Affordable Care Act

Obamacare is meant to bring affordable health insurance to those without it, including students.

GOP’s political sabotage of health reform continues

Zac Bears explains why Republican state governments continue to sabotage the Affordable Care Act by not passing the optional Medicaid expansion, leaving millions without insurance.

Government Shutdown trudges into its second week

UMass student’s opinions reflect the nation: the shutdown is “immature.”

Letter to the editor

UMass nursing student Joe Nguyen voices his opinion about the recent government shutdown.

Department of Health and Human Services hosts conference call

The media was invited to a conference call Wednesday sponsored by the Department of Health and Human Services where the results of a study were announced claiming the Affordable Care Act helped one million young adults get health insurance.